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Use a rack to haul your gear during a summer road trip

Summer has arrived, and for many that means it’s time for a road trip. In a survey conducted by the American Automobile Association, 80 percent of families surveyed said they…

Family fun: 5 tips for going off-roading

Summer’s here and it’s the perfect time for the family to hit the road … off-road, that is. From Connecticut to California, there are scenic off-road trails of all varieties…

3 tips when buying a used car

If you’re in the market for a used vehicle, the car-buying process can be both an exciting and daunting experience. Whether you are a first-time buyer or looking for a…

The lowdown on leasing

If you’re in the market for a new car, you might be thinking about leasing. After all, it seems very attractive on the surface — so attractive that leases accounted…

Enhance your car with these easy upgrades

Chances are you chose your current car or truck because of specific features or performance capabilities. These vary from vehicle to vehicle, and what one automobile may have, the other…

Auto insight: Tips to maximize engine performance

Auto insight: Tips to maximize engine performance

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Your moments at the gas pump are about to get more entertaining

Your moments at the gas pump are about to get more entertaining

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5 reasons ridesharing is on the rise

5 reasons ridesharing is on the rise

The rideshare industry has exploded in popularity over the past several years, with companies devoted to making transportation safe, reliable and enjoyable. At the swipe of a finger and tap…

Get the big bow ready: 4 tips for buying a used car

Get the big bow ready: 4 tips for buying a used car

If you’re tempted by steep discounts offered by car dealerships at the end of the year, you’re not alone. Car sales rev up especially during the week between Christmas and…

Staying safe on winter roads

Staying safe on winter roads

For those who live in snow-belt states, winter driving can be especially challenging. Snow (and related weather events, like frost, sleet and freezing rain) can significantly reduce the friction of…